Jobs in Pensacola, Florida, United States

Pensacola, a city in Escambia County, is the westernmost city in Florida. The city is bounded by the Pensacola Bay and Escambia Bay. Remarkably, the city has been governed by five states through its history: Spain, France, Great Britain, United States of America, and the Confederate States of America. The is why the city received its nickname of “The City of Five Flags”. Pensacola’s location and tropical climate means the city is vulnerable to hurricanes, tropical storms, and tornados.

Pensacola has a population of 53,000 people. Although the racial make up of the population is predominantly white, the city has a sizeable African American community. Pensacola households are also diverse with a sizeable portion of female-headed household, individual households, older pensioners, as well as married couples. The average household size in Pensacola is 2.27 people. Additionally, the city’s population is largely religious. Over 45% of the population identifies with a religion, predominantly the Baptist denomination.

The families of Pensacola are served by the Escambia County School District which manages over 20 private and public elementary and secondary schools. Additionally, The University of West Florida, which is situated in the north of Pensacola, provides a wide range of tertiary education programs.

Navy Aviation, Pristine Beaches, and Cultural Festivals

The rich history and natural beauty of Pensacola provides residents with a wealth of activities. Pensacola is a renowned area for Naval Aviation. The National Naval Aviation Museum and the Pensacola Naval Air Station showcase exhibits which represent the Navy, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps. The National Naval Aviation Museum also features an interactive flight simulator which makes use of IMAX technology. Additionally, The Pensacola Naval Air Station is home to both Fort Barrancas and The Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum. Fort Barrancas is the site of the first U.S. Naval fort which was built in 1821.

The picturesque location of Pensacola means the city is home to numerous beaches. Rosamond Johnson Beach is a secluded beach which offers pristine white sand, beautiful waters, and relaxing solitude. The beach forms part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore Park and access is controlled. Additional beaches, such as Santa Rosa Island, Perdido Key State Park, and the beaches of the Gulf Islands offer further opportunity for bathing, lounging, and water sports.

As a result of Pensacola’s thriving tourism industry, the city hosts numerous events and annual festivals. Popular annual festivals include: The Pensacola Seafood Festival, The Pensacola Crawfish Festival, The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, The Children’s Art Festival, and Pensacon. Additionally, the downtown area of Pensacola offers a thriving night life scene with numerous dining options as well as various clubs and bars.

Job Opportunities in Pensacola

The city has a thriving tourism and service industry, military and defense industry, and health care industry. Each of these industries, together with education and construction, significantly contribute to the economy of Pensacola. The Pensacola median household income is slightly higher than the county average but is lower than the state and national average.

Additionally, the recent job growth rate (0.92%) is significantly lower than the national average (1.59%). Yet, the city’s unemployment rate (4.3%) is lower than the national average (5.2%). The largest employer in Pensacola is the military. Top non-military employers in Pensacola are: Escambia County School Board; Baptist Health Care Corporation; Delta Health Group, Inc.; Sacred Heart Health System, Inc.; and University of West Florida.

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The Challenge : What if you could use your hardware and software skills to improve the technology supporting the Navy? With so much relying on complex systems, a skilled systems administrator can be the difference that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
We need hands-on care to take care of my loved one in Pensacola. Important - experience with managing and administering medication is required. Some light tidying up is involved. One of your responsibilities will be ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
**About Capgemini** A global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, Capgemini is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients' opportunities in the evolving ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Alli doesn't like children. We rescued her from an abusive family. She is NOT aggressive at all, just barks at all kids. Additional needs include Boarding hasYard and Boarding has fenced Yard. 1 Dog. Services Needed: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
We are genuine in our belief that sports make people better and so are you! Immerse yourself in a workplace that loves to be active and lives the brand. Associates joining our team have an opportunity to be a part of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Position Description: The Delivery Driver Professional job will involve: Professionally and safely delivering orders to our customers Making multiple customer stops Providing customer service in a variety of health care ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Pensacola family needs a full-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Comfortable With Pets: I have a German Shepherd named Nahla. Sweetest girl. Has Own Car: Car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
We are looking for a great babysitter for my children in Pensacola. We would prefer someone who could help out with meal preparation and homework help. We would prefer a babysitter who has their own car, who is willing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
$15 - $20 an hourI am currently looking for a responsible babysitter/nanny for my two girls, age 6 and 9. Responsibilities include picking children up from school, help with homework, general errands, snack and meal ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
We need after school care for our 5-year-old daughter. She goes to Montessori and gets released at 11:30. She will need to be picked up from school, and we will pick her up at 5. She can go to your house, or you can ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
The Challenge : Your combination of people skills and technical expertise makes you the team hero, solving one problem after another. What if you could use those skills to improve the technology supporting the Navy? ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Part-time# of Openings 1 Overview To all you incredibly talented, challenge seekers, dare-to dreamers, early to rise in the morning go-getters, outside-of-the-box thinkers, experience-driven trendsetters, and creative ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Hello, I'm looking for a nanny full time until my children start private school at the end of May. They are almost 2. Times aren't exact but range somewhere in there. I am looking for a dependable person who is a true ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
Responsibilities: At Office Depot and Office Max, our Merchandising Stock Associate ensures freight is processed efficiently to maximize product service levels and is responsible for providing an exceptional in-store ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Special needs child, but fairly self sufficient. Just need someone to sit with her while she does homework. And 2 days a week, take her to Occupational Therapy. While she is at Therapy, basically just hang out then ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Searching for a great house cleaner. Can you provide your own cleaning supplies (detergents, etc)? Can you provide your own cleaning equipment (vacuum, etc)? Bathroom Cleaning Kitchen Cleaning
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Weekly Housekeeper new Add to Favorites
$15 - $20 an hourLooking for a weekly housekeeper with duties to include:folding and putting away laundry washing and putting away dishes tidying and organizing vacuuming & mopping cleaning surfaces in kitchen & ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
Production Operator II new Add to Favorites
Position Located in: Pensacola, FL Shift: Sunday, 945pm - Friday, 615am Shift Premium: 10% per hour A Production Operator II is proficient in the independent set-up, start-up, continuous operation and shutdown of the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February